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High Wind Warning In Effect This Evening

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
by Radio Greeneville News

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a High Wind Warning for the mountains of Southeast Greene County.

The Watch will be in effect from 7 PM this evening until Wednesday morning at 10 AM. Winds of 25 to 40 miles per hour, with gusts up to 70 miles per hour are expected.

Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.

Additionally, locally heavy rainfall may occur tonight with
showers and thunderstorms moving in from the west.

Stay tuned to Radio Greeneville stations for the latest weather updates.

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